The Huguenot & New Rochelle Historical Association is hosting their annual fundraiser on Friday, December 7th, from 7 pm to 11 pm at PAC House Theater located at Trinity St. Paul's Episcopal Church. The event's theme is "Swing Dance" featuring the music of the 1940s Big Band Era with music by David Patterson & the New Rochelle Jazz Revue. Guests are invited to wear the attire of the 1940s or don their festive best to recall the era of bygone years. There will be prizes for the best costumes as well as a silent auction.
This year's honoree and recipient of the 2012 In the Spirit of Thomas Paine Award is journalist and author Juan Williams. He is a political analyst on the Fox News Channel, a panelist on Fox News Sunday and a contributor on Special Report with Bret Baier. Mr. Williams is the author of six books including the best-seller "Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965."
Tickets are $40 per person and $75 per couple. Please make checks payable to: Huguenot & New Rochelle Historical Association (H&NRHA) and mail to 46 Longevue Ave., New Rochelle, NY 10804. For information and for reservations, call 914.632.7745.